Now you can enjoy Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean on your Galaxy Note 2 by flashing the custom ROM AOKP Build 4. As usual we have tried to put the Android Flashing procedure in very simple way and all you need to do is just follow as it is mentioned in the flashing guide for Galaxy Note 2.
The download file which we will flash is only compatible with Galaxy Note 2 4G N7105 and you should not try this for different device. But good news is that we have given a complete list of AOKP custom ROM’s with download links for different devices and you can download the custom ROM from this page remaining procedure to flash Android 4.2.2 is same as mentioned below for all devices.
To flash Android 4.2.2 Custom ROM we will need two files the first one is AOKP Build 4 ROM file and the second one is Google Apps file. But there are few requirements which you should check and make sure that your are fulfilling these otherwise you may face problem in flashing your galaxy note 3.
- Backup your device using a suitable backup tool like we have mentioned in our guide on How To Backup An Android Device.
- Your device must be rooted before applying below mentioned flashing procedure and you should have a recovery program installed which we will use when we enter the recovery mode, you can use either TWRP Recovery or ClockworkMod CWM Recovery or whatever custom recovery you like.
- You should enable USB debugging for copying the files to your SD card through your device.
- At least 80% battery should be available for doing this Android 4.2.2 flashing process.
Download Android 4.2.2 JB Custom ROM AOKP Build 4
Below are the links for files download that we shall be using in flashing the custom ROM called AOKP, just download these files on your computer and then copy them on SD card of your Galaxy Note 2 using USB cable or directly by inserting the SD card through card reader.
How to Install Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
Step 1: After copying the above mentioned files on your SD card without extracting, now turn off your device and disconnect from computer if connected. Reboot your device by pressing and holding power and volume up and home buttons together for 5 seconds until you see recovery menu on device screen. In recovery menu you can move up and down by volume buttons and make a selection by pressing home or power buttons.
Step 2: Make a Nandroid back up by selecting the option in recovery menu i.e. Backup and Restore Backup.
Step 3: Now you need to complete another very important step that is necessary before we can proceed to Android flashing to Galaxy Note 2 and that is data wiping task which is mandatory before doing a flashing job. Go to wipe data/factory reset => Yes => confirm and that’s it. Last step for completing a pre requisite is to wipe cache partition, in main recovery menu go to wipe cache partition => Yes and after that go to Advance Wipe Dalvik Cache let all these steps to complete before going to final flashing step.
Step 4: This is the final step of performing the Galaxy Note 2 flashing with Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean, go to main recovery menu and select install zip from sdcard choose zip from sdcard Select AOKP Build 4 ROM ZIP and press power button to start flashing. Repeat same step with Google App file and after these steps are complete, go to main menu and select the option of reboot system now. After reboot your Galxy Note 2 is now having Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean installed using the custom ROM AOKP Build 4. Enjoy!